Doughnut shop shift

Variety Donuts has changed hands and names. The store at 1300 E. Covell Blvd. in Oak Tree Plaza is now Pink Dozen Donuts.  

Jacksonfly takes another try

The consignment store Jacksonfly reopened on Memorial Day weekend at its new location, 820 Fourth St., next to Apex Cycles. It sells new, used and vintage clothing. It was closed for several months after leaving its last address, which was behind Peet’s Coffee & Tea.  

Wine bar to open this summer?

Vini Wine Bar, at 611 Second St., is coming along. Beautiful new floor and walls have transformed the space from its previous life as Mengali’s Florist. Cabinets and fixture installation is under way. Owner Jeff Day said he is shooting for a July opening for the bar, which features self-serve “enomatic” wine vending machines.  

Photo studio moving

After 18 years at Fourth and G streets, Ray Johnston Designer Photography is moving – two blocks down and three stories up. The new studio is on the third floor of the Chen Building at Second and G Streets, above Shuz. “It’s a big studio and balcony with amazing view and huge photography potential my […]

Restaurateur donates $10,000 to school arts, music

Veteran Davis restaurateur Bobby Coyote has donated $10,000 to the Davis school district as a way of saying “thank you” for the education that two members of his family received in local schools. “It was one of those things. We had two kids that went through the Davis school system,” Coyote told The Enterprise in […]

Wedow joins Coldwell Banker in Dixon-Davis office

Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage announced that Bret Wedow has joined the company as a sales associate in its Dixon-Davis office. In his new position, Wedow will specialize in residential sales in Yolo and Solano counties. “Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage has been rapidly growing in Solano and Yolo counties, and we need high-caliber agents to help […]

SBDC plans workshops on social media, more

The Small Business Development Center in Sacramento has several workshops planned this summer. For the full schedule, visit www.sbdc.net. In late summer, a Sept. 14 workshop will teach participants how to use social media to build relationships with customers. This three-hour session will cover the basics of setting up a Facebook account, how Twitter can create […]

River City Bank names new vice president

River City Bank welcomes back Linda Konietzko as vice president, client relationship manager. From 1994 until 2005, Konietzko was financial services manager for River City Bank’s Woodland branch, charged with cultivating and managing profitable, multi-product business relationships. In her new role as vice president, client relationship manager, Konietzko will be responsible for providing River City […]

Edward Jones offices support school supply drive

The four Edward Jones financial advisers in Davis are supporting Davis Bridge Educational Foundation by using their branch offices as drop-off locations for a school supply drive. Local residents may help those less fortunate in the community by bringing items to the Edward Jones branch offices June 20 to July 29 during regular business hours. […]

Sutter members among ‘elite’ of CA physician groups

Sutter Medical Foundation, which serves Yolo County and the surrounding region, was among four Sutter Medical Network members recently rated as “elite” or “commendable” by the California Association of Physician Groups in its annual Standards of Excellence survey, a news release said. Sutter Medical Network members recognized with an “elite” rating: * Brown & Toland Physicians […]

Acura TSX: The ‘just right’ option

The sport sedan category is one of the best; cars that can do it all, from hauling kids to school to picking up groceries to carving corners. But, as with most things, once manufacturers figured out that people like something, they figure that more is probably better. So we’ve ended up with 400-horsepower (or more) […]

County real estate sales

Address        Sale Price Davis (95616) 556 S. Campus Way     $357,000 1206 Garrison St.     393,000 927 Bienville St.     438,500 2310 Glacier Pl.     590,000 Davis (95618) 838 San Tomas St.     $330,000 2005 Regis Dr.     449,000 2919 Bellows Ct.     900,000 Woodland […]

E-books available now at independent bookstores

The Avid Reader welcomes visitors to a free open house at 4 p.m. Sunday to learn about the basics of e-readers and Google eBooks.There will be demonstrations of various e-readers, and visitors can learn how to purchase their first Google eBook from The Avid Reader website. Light refreshments will be served, and three lucky people […]